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Chandigarh is a union territory that is the capital of both Punjab, as well as, Haryana. India’s first planned city, Chandigarh is traditionally a Punjabi city at heart with a healthy dose of modernity; Chandigarh’s food and gedi culture (a leisure drive or ride the city) is what the capital is known for! Located at a distance of 265 km from Delhi, Chandigarh is one of the popular weekend road trip destinations and other major cities but also acts as an important staging point when one heads to destinations in Himachal Pradesh and Jammu, and Kashmir.

What comes to mind when one hears the name Chandigarh? Beautiful gardens, great nightlife, and amazing places to shop, right? Well, the city is all about that and more. Did you know, it was designed by Swiss-French designer Le Corbusier and is one of the first planned cities in India? Chandigarh also is one of the cleanest cities in India and offers you many places to visit and explore. While this city has a lot of things to offer its visitors, just so that you don’t miss out on anything here is a list of the best places to visit in Chandigarh that a first-time traveler must definitely tick out from their bucket list.

26 Best Places To Visit In Chandigarh

  • Zakir Hussain Rose Garden
  • Sukhna Lake
  • Rock Garden
  • Mohali Cricket Stadium
  • Terraced Garden
  • ISKCON Temple
  • Pinjore Garden
  • Leisure Valley
  • Sector 17 Market
  • Hops N Grains
  • Government Museum & Art Gallery
  • Shanti Kunj
  • Garden Of Fragrance
  • National Gallery Of Portraits
  • Le Corbusier Center
  • Japanese Garden
  • International Doll Museum
  • Butterfly Park
  • Garden Of Silence
  • Gandhi Museum
  • Fun City
  • Thunder Zone
  • Botanical Garden
  • Bougainvillea Garden
  • Hibiscus Garden
  • Open Hand Monument

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